United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Dr. Ben Carson said Tuesday initiatives under HUD, such as increasing millennial home ownership, will continue to move forward regardless of whether Senate Republicans can come together to pass their version of a health care bill.
The European Union's antitrust regulator on Tuesday fined Alphabet Inc.'s Google a record EUR2.42 billion ($2.71 billion) for favoring its own comparison-shopping service in search results.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) lowered its growth outlook Tuesday for the United States over the next two years due to stalled progress on President Donald Trump’s agenda.
The Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to boost the number of generic prescription drugs in an effort to make medicines more affordable and to prevent price gouging.
A federal control board overseeing Puerto Rico's finances has rejected the island's proposed budget because it said it lacks at least $200 million in specific cost-saving measures and contains nearly $120 million in overspending and ineligible expenditures.
With the speed and force of a Jedi Starfighter, Los Angeles officials have cleared the way for "Star Wars" creator George Lucas to build a $1.5 billion Museum of Narrative Art just down the road from his alma mater.
Sin City will launch its latest legal vice by week's end.
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The competition for a multibillion-dollar contract to manage the troubled Los Alamos National Laboratory is beginning after a week in which the northern New Mexico facility was hit with criticism for its record of safety lapses.
Records show the Trump administration's top environmental official met privately with the chief executive of Dow Chemical shortly before reversing his agency's push to ban a widely-used pesticide after health studies showed it can harm children's brains.
The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board has approved plans for a 100-bed psychiatric hospital to address a substance abuse crisis in two of the state's counties.
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North Dakota farmers have sold a lot of corn, but the amount of crop left after last year's record production could wreak havoc on local prices.
Jimmy Fallon has topped Stephen Colbert in late-night ratings for the first time since Donald Trump has been president.
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Desert ranchers in New Mexico are hoping the new GOP administration in Washington will dramatically shrink a recently designated national monument in the south of the state where outlaw Billy the Kid and Apache leader Geronimo once sought refuge.
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U.S. stock indexes edged lower in early trading Tuesday, led by declines in phone and utilities companies.
Fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, who recently turned 70, says she is in the 'third act' of her career, and is focusing on philanthropy and women's issues.
A steep slide in technology companies led U.S. stocks broadly lower Tuesday after a day of choppy trading on Wall Street.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says banking reforms now in place have made the financial system safer, and the world should be able to avoid the type of devastating crisis that struck the global economy in 2008.
A plan to build a new ballpark for the Pawtucket Red Sox could bring legislators back to the State House for a special fall session.
Lawyers for Universal Music Group have renewed their request that a Minnesota judge cancel the company's music rights deal with Prince's estate, saying UMG will otherwise have to sue in litigation that could keep fans from hearing new music from Prince's vault for years.
The American Petroleum Institute reported Tuesday a climb of 851,000 barrels in U.S. crude supplies for the week ended June 23, according to sources.
Customers of the telephone and broadband services provider FairPoint Communications in northern New England won't notice much difference after it merges with an Illinois-based telecommunications provider, officials with the company merging with FairPoint said.
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Shares of KB Home gained in Tuesday's extended session after the home builder posted strong quarterly results.
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Dredging crews left the Hudson River two years ago, but criticism of the $1.7 billion cleanup is bubbling up again.
Carnage in technology shares put the Nasdaq Composite on track for its first monthly decline in 2017, as a delay in a key health-care bill in the Senate casts doubt on President Donald Trump's pro-growth agenda.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is saying that the United States and the European Union should have a free trade agreement.